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Past Events

Eastern Cape Grahamstown Coffee Club

Venue:Noom
Contact person:Carey Finn
Contact email:prmanager@safrea.co.za
Contact phone number:
Starts:Saturday, October 28 2017 at 11:00 AM
Ends:Saturday, October 28 2017 at 1:00 PM
 

SAFREA Eastern Cape's Grahamstown chapter is holding its next coffee club at the end of October. Bring a friend and join us for a cuppa!

Eastern Cape PE Coffee Club

Venue:Bocadillos, 6th Avenue, Walmer, PE
Contact person:Bryan Howard
Contact email:bryanhoward@mweb.co.za
Contact phone number:
Starts:Saturday, October 07 2017 at 8:30 AM
Ends:Saturday, October 07 2017 at 10:30 AM
 

SAFREA Eastern Cape is holding its next coffee club in PE. Check out the details and be sure to bring a friend!

Gauteng North October Coffee Club

Venue:Industrial Coffee Works
Contact person: Anneline Du Preez
Contact email:adp.anneline.dupreez@gmail.com
Contact phone number:
Starts:Friday, October 06 2017 at 10:00 AM
Ends:Friday, October 06 2017 at 12:00 PM
 

Gauteng North is holding its next coffee club meeting in October. Check out the details and mark it in your calendar! 

SAFREA Eastern Cape Presents Freelancing for Success

Venue:Nelson Mandela University North Campus Conference Centre
Contact person:Lyndsay van der Berg
Contact email: lyndsay.vdberg@gmail.com
Contact phone number:079 293 2842
Starts:Friday, September 01 2017 at 8:30 AM
Ends:Friday, September 01 2017 at 1:00 PM
 

On Friday 1st September, we'd be delighted to see you at a SAFREA - NMU joint-venture, half-day conference being held at Nelson Mandela University (North Campus Conference Centre)

Gauteng South August Coffee Club

Venue:BetterJoburg
Contact person:Bethany Bye
Contact email:bethany@corporatereport.co.za
Contact phone number:
Starts:Wednesday, August 16 2017 at 10:00 AM
Ends:Wednesday, August 16 2017 at 1:00 PM
 

An informal meet-up is the perfect way to escape the home office and get to know local freelancers. This is your opportunity to work, play, share and relax with your local hub of freelance talent.

SAFREA KZN Coffee Club featuring Mary Papayya

Venue:The Next Chapter (formerly Europa), Florida Road, Morningside
Contact person:Meneesha Govender
Contact email:meneesha.govender@gmail.com
Contact phone number:
Starts:Tuesday, July 25 2017 at 8:30 AM
Ends:Tuesday, July 25 2017 at 10:00 AM
 

Join SAFREA KZN for a coffee chat with award-winning journalist, media consultant, editor and news specialist, Mary Papayya. She'll be discussing global media trends and the rise of digital in the news space. Read on for more details.

SAFREA KZN presents: Durban Answers with Richard Gevers

Venue:The Next Chapter (formerly Europa), Florida Road, Morningside
Contact person:Amanda Mmathe
Contact email:amanda.mmathe@gmail.com
Contact phone number:
Starts:Tuesday, June 27 2017 at 8:30 AM
Ends:Tuesday, June 27 2017 at 11:00 AM
 

SAFREA KZN is excited to announce its upcoming regional event featuring Open Data founder, Richard Gevers.

SAFREA Eastern Cape launches its own regional coffee club

Venue:The Courtyard Hotel cor. Beach & Lodge roads, Summerstrand
Contact person:Bryan Howard
Contact email:bryanhoward@mweb.co.za
Contact phone number:082-639-7175
Starts:Saturday, June 24 2017 at 10:00 AM
Ends:Saturday, June 24 2017 at 11:30 AM
 

SAFREA Eastern Cape is pleased to announce its first regional coffee club, open to Safreans in and around Port Elizabeth and St Francis.

SAFREA Gauteng North presents: a June social event

Venue:Blue Crane Restaurant (Top Deck – upstairs, with a beautiful view)
Contact person:Anneline du Preez
Contact email:dupreezhome@telkomsa.net
Contact phone number:
Starts:Tuesday, June 27 2017 at 6:00 PM
Ends:Tuesday, June 27 2017 at 8:30 PM
 

SAFREA's Gauteng North committee is kicking its new year off with a bang! Come meet your recently elected committee members, and get to know other SAFREANS from the Gauteng North region. 

 

Gauteng South launches monthly Coffee Club

Venue:BetterJoburg
Contact person:Bethany Bye
Contact email:bethany@corporatereport.co.za
Contact phone number:084 266 5549
Starts:Wednesday, June 14 2017 at 10:00 AM
Ends:Wednesday, June 14 2017 at 12:00 PM
 

SAFREA Gauteng South is launching a new meeting and networking concept - the monthly Coffee Club!

Our first meet-up will take place on Wednesday 14 June at 10am at BetterJoburg, a haven for people doing creative things for fun or money.

SAFREA Member Tiffany Markman to Present at Upcoming Madex Expo

Venue:Sandton Convention Centre, Johannesburg
Contact person:Cherry
Contact email:pr@safrea.co.za
Contact phone number:
Starts:Thursday, June 08 2017 at 1:30 PM
Ends:Thursday, June 08 2017 at 2:30 PM
 

SAFREA will be represented at the upcoming Madex expo in June by Tiffany Markman. Check out the details of her talk and find out how you can register for the event.

 

Gauteng North April Social Event

Venue:Blue Crane Restaurant (Top Deck – upstairs, with a beautiful view)
Contact person:Nalene de Klerk
Contact email:nalenedk@hotmail.com 
Contact phone number:079 664 7848
Starts:Tuesday, April 04 2017 at 6:00 PM
Ends:Tuesday, April 04 2017 at 8:00 PM
 

Please join us for a relaxing social evening on the restaurant’s Top Deck overlooking the dam in the Austin Roberts Bird Sanctuary. This is the ideal opportunity to get to know your fellow Safreans in Gauteng North.

 

SAFREA Western Cape Presents: Using Drones and News Tech to Produce Kick-Ass Content

Venue:6 Spin Street, Cape Town
Contact person:Cherry Gammelin
Contact email:gammelinc@gmail.com
Contact phone number:
Starts:Tuesday, June 13 2017 at 6:00 PM
Ends:Tuesday, June 13 2017 at 8:00 PM
 

Chris Roper, from Code4Africa speaks about how technology – from data journalism, to analytics and drone devices – can give your freelance content a serious edge. 

SAFREA Western Cape Presents: Contract Law 411 for Freelancers

Venue:6 Spin Street, Cape Town
Contact person:Cherry Gammelin
Contact email:gammelinc@gmail.com
Contact phone number:
Starts:Thursday, May 11 2017 at 6:00 PM
Ends:Thursday, May 11 2017 at 8:00 PM
 

Legal issues affect all freelancers, but many don't know where to begin in protecting themselves and their work. In fact, the first place to start is with a contract. Eitan Stern, director of Legalese, covers the basis of contract law in SA.

 

SAFREA Western Cape Presents: The #FakeNews Phenomenon

Venue:6 Spin Street, Cape Town
Contact person:Cherry Gammelin
Contact email:gammelinc@gmail.com
Contact phone number:
Starts:Thursday, March 23 2017 at 6:00 PM
Ends:Thursday, March 23 2017 at 8:00 PM
 

From Trump in the US to Guptagate in SA, fake news is everywhere, and the impact isn't pretty - it damages credibility, drives misinformation and alienates young people. 

Join SAFREA as we discuss #fakenews in South Africa and abroad, and how media professionals can buck the trend. 

RSVP: Here

Safrea Gauteng South presents ‘Can Freelancing Survive – and will You?’

Venue:The Graft Yard, Randburg
Contact person:Clive Lotter
Contact email:clive.lotter@gmail.com
Contact phone number:
Starts:Saturday, March 04 2017 at 12:00 PM
Ends:Saturday, March 04 2017 at 2:00 PM
 

At our forthcoming event, we feature grizzled Safrean and wordsmith, Clive Lotter. He will be talking about the future of freelancing - and how to survive.

Freelancing is much bigger than an opt-out – or forced choice. It’s the most fundamental shift in work since the Industrial Revolution. Freelancers must move quickly to protect it, otherwise we will continue being battered to the bottom of the earnings ladder.

SAFREA Gauteng North Presents: February Social Event

Venue:Blue Crane Restaurant (Bird hide)
Contact person:Nalene de Klerk
Contact email:nalenedk@hotmail.com
Contact phone number:079 664 7848
Starts:Tuesday, February 28 2017 at 6:30 PM
Ends:Tuesday, February 28 2017 at 9:00 PM
 

You are invited to the SAFREA Gauteng North February social event!

SAFREA KZN presents: A Networking Meeting to Discuss Upcoming Events

Venue:Blue Zoo
Contact person:Lois Kuhle
Contact email:loisk@telkomsa.net
Contact phone number:
Starts:Tuesday, February 14 2017 at 8:30 AM
Ends:Tuesday, February 14 2017 at 11:00 AM
 

SAFREA KZN presents its first 2017 meeting to discuss upcoming events! Everyone is welcome.

SAFREA KZN Presents: Personal Branding for Freelancers

Venue:The Benjamin Hotel, Florida Road, Durban
Contact person:Sheetal Cross
Contact email:info@sheetalcross.com
Contact phone number:072 030 7659
Starts:Monday, November 14 2016 at 8:30 AM
Ends:Monday, November 14 2016 at 11:00 AM
 

KZN is excited to host Simon Grainger, a highly successful strategist, specialising in Brand Management.

Gauteng South Presents: Dave Henderson on Entrepreneurship

Venue:Brazen Head (in Sandton)
Contact person:Clive Lotter
Contact email:gauteng@safrea.co.za
Contact phone number:
Starts:Saturday, November 26 2016 at 12:00 PM
Ends:Saturday, November 26 2016 at 1:30 PM
 

Entrepreneurship – Freelancing on steroids, How to maximise your productivity and sales as a freelancer

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